Messy meaning

mĕsē
The definition of messy is something that is disorderly or dirty.

An example of something messy is a teenager's bedroom.

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In, like, or characterized by a mess; untidy, disordered, dirty, etc.
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Unpleasantly difficult to settle or resolve.

A messy court case.

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Exhibiting or demonstrating carelessness.

Messy reasoning.

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(of a place, &c.) In a disorderly state; chaotic; disorderly.

A messy office.

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(of a situation) Difficult or unpleasant to deal with.

A messy divorce.

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(of a person) Prone to causing mess.

He is the messiest person I've ever met.

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Origin of messy

  • From mess +"Ž -y.

    From Wiktionary